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man and woman

Reconciling after one talaaq

Q: I would like to know if you have given one talaaq and the iddat period has passed, can the man and woman still reconcile and if so what must they do?A: If both wish to reconcile they should re-enter into a nikaah contract.And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows...

Committing zina and thereafter entering into nikaah

Q: If a woman is illegally pregnant but to cover her mistake the both man and woman want to get married but after abortion. Are they allowed to do nikah? A: They both should repent for the wrong they had committed and make a firm resolve that they will never repeat...

Ijaab and Qabool in the presence of witnesses

Q:  1. If a proposal and acceptance take place between a man or woman so are they married. Is this valid or legal in shariah. Once in a TV program I heard that if a Muslim man and woman accept their proposal and accept each other then they are married and nikah takes...

Can a Young Man and Woman be Platonic Friends?

Answered by Ustadha Zaynab Ansari Question: Is it prohibited for a Muslim girl and a Muslim boy to be best friends while studying in a co-educational institute when they have no interest in each other?To the extent that they can exchange text messages after school...